Rebecca is a partner at the law firm of Ain & Bank, P.C. Her practice encompasses all aspects of family law, including divorce, property distribution, alimony, custody and child support. She is trained in Collaborative Law and is a member of the D.C. Academy of Collaborative Professionals (DCACP) and the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals (IACP). Rebecca is also a trained mediator. She believes that collaborative practice affords families a more civil and dignified way to work through their disputes than litigation allows.
Rebecca practices law in both D.C. and Maryland.
Rebecca is a past (2011-2013) co-Chair of the D.C. Bar Family Law Section Steering Committee. She has been a contributing author of the Custody Section in the Domestic Relations chapter of the District of Columbia Practice Manual, serves as a guardian ad litem, as a mentor to other lawyers in the DC Bar Advocacy and Justice Clinic, is a volunteer at the DC Bar Advice and Referral Clinic and served as an Attorney-Negotiator volunteer in D.C. Superior Court.
In 2013-2015, Rebecca was selected to the Washington DC Rising Star Super Lawyers list.
Prior to joining Ain & Bank in 2004, Rebecca completed a two-year clerkship with Judge John M. Mott of the Superior Court of the District of Columbia. She received her law degree from American University-Washington College of Law (J.D., 2002) and her undergraduate degree in African-American Studies from Bates College (B.A. with Honors, 1997).